Refresher - Working Safely at Heights

Course Overview

Refresher Working at Heights Training Course Brisbane, Townsville or Onsite.

Are you looking for a Working Safely at Heights Refresher Training Course in Brisbane, Townsville or Onsite?

WorkSafe Connect has been delivering workplace health and safety related working at heights programs for over 10 years and is one of Queensland’s leading suppliers of the working at heights skill set.

This 4-hour refresher course provides participants with the skills and knowledge required to work at heights. The course takes participants through the process that will give valuable knowledge regarding the common safety practices of when they work at heights.

To qualify for our Working at Heights Refresher program, we require participants to supply evidence of prior qualifications along with a record of your more recent experience. These would include being able to provide us with the following key documents/information:

  • Previous Statement of Attainment for the Working at Heights
  • Completion of the WorkSafe Connect record of experience

Consistent with the full 1-day Working Safely at Heights course, the refresher program is made up of the following nationally accredited unit of competency:

RIIWHS204D Work Safely at heights

Our refresher working at heights training course will refresh participants skills and knowledge in areas including statutory and regulatory authority requirements, heights safety systems, safety equipment and consideration to facilitate working safely at heights, safe shifting and handling of tools and material, and the processes of providing for safe work practices.

We run the working at heights refresher training program in Brisbane, Townsville or Onsite.

The skills and knowledge that you obtain during the Working Safely at Heights Training course is suitable for working at heights across a wide range of industries including the Resources Sector, Quarrying, Drilling, Agriculture, Councils/Government, Defence, Manufacturing, Heavy Industry, Defence and Civil Construction industries.

Please note that our working at heights program forms part of a wider range of skill sets including:

WorkSafe Connect – Height Safety Courses

WorkSafe Connect – Mining

WorkSafe Connect – Construction

Upon the successful completion of this course, participants will obtain a credit card sized ‘Competency ID Card’ along with the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment in both electronic and hard copy form.

WorkSafe Connect offers our full working safely at heights course weekly as part of our open course schedule or we can deliver this program onsite or on demand subject to client requirements. Our working at heights refresher course is currently offered fortnightly in our Townsville training facility.

If you have any questions regarding which Working at Heights course is most suitable for you then please get in touch with a member of the WorkSafe Connect team today.


Upcoming Training:

06-09-2019 to 06-09-2019
20-09-2019 to 20-09-2019
04-10-2019 to 04-10-2019
18-10-2019 to 18-10-2019
18-10-2019 to 18-10-2019
01-11-2019 to 01-11-2019
15-11-2019 to 15-11-2019
29-11-2019 to 29-11-2019
29-11-2019 to 29-11-2019
13-12-2019 to 13-12-2019

Performance Criteria

  • Identify work requirements
  • Identify work procedures and instructions
  • Access and install equipment
  • Perform work at heights
  • Clean up work area

Course Outline

Interpret and apply technical and safety information for working at heights

  • Assess hazards and risk associated with working at heights and implement control methods
  • Select wear and care for personal protective equipment
  • Identify required safety systems including fall protection and associated equipment
  • Check that fitting, adjusting and anchoring of fall protection and associated equipment is correct
  • Perform work safely at heights
  • Safe shifting and handling of tools and materials
  • Adhere to statutory and regulatory authority requirements
  • Comply with heights safety systems
  • Comply with safe work methods
  • Locate and apply relevant documentation, policies and procedures


What is a Unique Student Identifier (USI)?

If you're studying nationally recognised training in Australia from 1 January 2015, you are required to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Your USI links to an online account that contains all your training records and results that you have completed from 1 January 2015 onwards and without this number we cannot issue you your statement of attainment.

If you do not already have a USI please click on the following link to create one.


It is a straight forward process to complete this online and you will require a Driver's Licence, Medicare Card, Australian Passport or Birth Certificate to proceed.




Building, Room 1.02 - Evans Deakin Room
Construction Training Centre
460-492 Beaudesert Road
Salisbury, Brisbane
QLD 4107


327 Bayswater Road
QLD 4814


WorkSafe Connect delivers remote and onsite training, assessment and verification of competencies for high risk and industrial courses.

Refresher - Working Safely at Heights

  • Award winning training
  • Practical focus
  • Flexible delivery
4 Hours
RIIWHS204D - Work safely at heights